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Paying tribute to the Martin Luther King VISTA program

Everybody can be great … because anybody can serve. You don’t have to have a college degree to serve. You don’t have to make your subject and verb agree to serve.

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I miss you

Dear, I miss you.

I’m thinking how NS has been for you. How are the trainings like? Are you adapting well? How do you feel? … 94 more words

My NS Experience (X) - Field camp

Hello readers! I’m finally out from camp after having two weeks confinement thanks to my field camp. So here’s what my field camp is like and hopefully this post can provide you with the important information you need to prepare yourself up. 1,550 more words

National Service

Wall of Hope

One of the most stunning tributes in Rhode Island to the events of that day is the Wall of Hope.  Any Rhode Islander who wanted to add a tile to the wall had the chance to.  189 more words

MLK VISTA program closure means one fewer 'space for our community leaders to grow'

As of August 31, 2014, Solid Ground’s  MLK VISTA program closed its doors due to funding challenges, ending an important chapter in Solid Ground’s history. Since 1989, the program has built strong ties in low-income and communities of color, and its loss will be felt deeply by the Solid Ground community and among some of our most grassroots partners leading the way in social justice work in Seattle/King County.  854 more words

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My NS Experience (IX) - Basic Trainfire package (BTP)

Hello readers! This week has been a really long week and we finally got to book out today morning. Everything was slightly rushed because we had a 8am ferry to catch. 956 more words

National Service

School Days

Wow, wow, wow. It has been two weeks since I updated this blog?! To think that I used to update this blog daily, hahaha. 

Turns out this semester will almost definitely be one of the hardest ones yet. 562 more words

General Life